Specialties: I have a passion for
meteorology, solving problems, and helping others. My specialties
include forensic meteorology, weather and forecasting, severe storms, winter
weather, applied climatology
and meteorology, education and training, statistics, and technical editing.
CV and Fee Schedule: My CV and
fee schedule are available upon request. I have a 3-hour minimum retainer, and
bill in 10-minute increments.
South Dakota sales tax applies for services delivered in South Dakota.
Phone: 605.390.7243 (mobile)
Location: I am based out of
Rapid City, South Dakota. However, given my background, I can provide
services across the northern plains, as well as the rest of the United States.
have worked on cases involving (i) damaging thunderstorm winds, (ii) determination of winter precipitation type,
and (iii) a general radar/hail project.
- Previously, I worked
with the Air Force and United States Forest Service to provide meteorological data and interpretation for an
investigation of a C-130 crash that occurred in August 2012.
- I was
part of the Service Assessment team for the Rogers, Minnesota, F2 tornado that occurred on 16
served the South Dakota legal system on 27 June 2005 by providing expert weather testimony for a homicide case.
- I have
reviewed over 80 papers for professional journals, and was recognized for this service
by the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Editor’s Award in 2004 for Weather and
Forecasting. In addition, I was the keynote speaker for three conferences, a guest/invited
speaker for 18 various events, and a presenter for at least 11 other local to national
conferences, webinars, and/or workshops.